Category Archives: Preserve

Tulip festival and Beet root/carrot pickle

Spring and its beautiful colours blow my mind every year. Last week I travelled to Ottawa,┬áthe capital city of Canada, where big decisions for the country are made in the Parliament house. Ottawa hosts the Canadian Tulip festival from May … Continue reading

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Jack fruit dumpling/Kumbilappam

Steamed rice cake with Jack fruit jam. When I went home last time, my mother made these tasty dumplings with jack fruit preserve and rice flour. As Mother’s day is approaching I thought of posting my mother’s Kumbilappam. This is … Continue reading

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Orange pepper jelly/ Spicy pepper jelly

Necessity is not always the mother of invention; sometimes a bag of colourful peppers may trigger a reinvention. The peppers were not necessary in the first place, and then, I had to invent ideas to use them. A simple grocery … Continue reading

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